An android constructed by a scientist falls in love with the bride-to-be of his creator.

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Santhanam ...
Siva
Karunas ...
Ravi
Delhi Kumar ...
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Storyline

Dr. Vasi (Rajnikanth) invents a super-powered robot, Chitti, in his own image. The scientific body, AIRD, that must approve the robot, declines it based on its not having emotions and the ability to make rational judgment. A sudden flash of lightning evokes emotions in the robot, and Chitti is seemingly ready for integration into the human world. Then, Chitti falls in love with Dr. Vasi's fiancée Sana (Aishwarya Rai) and turns on his creator. Written by Joyojeet Pal

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Love, hate, and betrayal between the creator and his creation


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INR 1,900,000,000 (estimated)

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£284,600 (UK) (1 October 2010)
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In July 2007, Shah Rukh Khan was signed on to be the male lead of Chitthi as well as the producer of the film. However, in October 2007, Shah Rukh Khan and Shankar officially called off the project. Khan commented that the script was "half-baked" and "dull" in comparison to his other films at the time. See more »

Goofs

During the song sequence of Kadhal Anukkal, the light reflectors and the crew are visible through the reflections that come from Rajini's sun glasses in many shots, especially in the shot at the beginning of the song where Rajini sits with the guitar in his hand. See more »

Quotes

Chitthi: Speed 1 Tera-Hertz, Memory 1 Zeta-byte.
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Connections

Referenced in For the Love of a Man (2015) See more »

Soundtracks

Boom Boom Robo Da
Sung by Yogi B., Kirti Sagathia, Shweta Mohan and Tanvi Shah
Composed by A.R. Rahman
Lyrics by Madhan Karky
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